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PHM & University of Ghent present a Collection Day

Belgian Refugees 14-18

27 October 2015

Belgian refugees in Britain during World War I

Black History Month at People’s History Museum

Black History Month 2015

25 September 2015

The museum has an exciting line up of events and activities to celebrate Black History Month this October

PHM & Scope launch appeal for new collection

Jez Coulson, 1986

18 September 2015

To mark the forthcoming 20th anniversary of the Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) on 8 November, PHM and Scope have launched an appeal for stories and materials to establish a new collection to record and commemorate the movement that led to this landmark law.

Political Pride

29 & 30 August 2015, Political Pride. Image Gay Pride, 1979

25 August 2015

A collective of individuals and organisations, including the Joyce Layland LGBT Centre, LGBT Youth North West, Manchester Metropolitan University and People’s History Museum have joined forces to programme a weekend of alternative events to take Pride back to its roots.

Show Me the Money events programme

Lloyds Banking Group Trading Floor, London, 2011-2014 © Simon Roberts

7 July 2015

We have an exciting programme of events for adults, young people and families to accompany our latest changing exhibition

PHM launches Join the Radicals crowdfunding campaign #GetMary

Mary Wollstonecraft print © Stewy

11 June 2015

Love Mary Wollstonecraft? Why not support the People’s History Museum’s crowdfunding campaign #GetMary

PHM wins Museums + Heritage Award

30 April 2015

The museum is thrilled to have won a Museums + Heritage Award 2015, Guardian Culture Pros Pick! The Guardian Culture Professionals Network teamed up once again with the annual Museums + Heritage Awards to launch a search for the UK’s most inspiring museum or heritage visitor attraction of the past 12 months.  Following more than […]

Jon Snow becomes Patron of People’s History Museum

Jon Snow with PHM Curator Chris Burgess at the Election! exhibition Private View, 20 February 2015 @ People's History Museum

9 April 2015

We are delighted that Jon Snow, Channel 4 News anchor, has agreed to become a Patron of the People’s History Museum.

Wonder Women Radical Manchester

Wonder Women Radical Manchester

2 March 2015

Join us for a fabulous season of events celebrating the achievements of women

Election! Britain Votes events programme

Election! Britain Votes

19 February 2015

We have an exciting programme of events to accompany our latest changing exhibition Election! Britain Votes

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